Centre for Advanced Research

Vision: To be a centre of excellence in conducting impactful empirical research on social issues for the nation and for humanity.

Mission
1. To develop research and data resources that address social issues in Brunei
2. To be a platform for local and international interdisciplinary research collaboration
3. To provide professional training to graduate students, university staff and researchers from various sectors
 

CONTACT

Centre for Advanced Research
Universiti Brunei Darussalam
Jalan Tungku Link Gadong, BE1410
Brunei Darussalam

 
Nurulasimah bte Md.Afendi
     Office Assistant
 
+673 246 0922/3/4/5 ext. 2743
 
+673 2461741
 
office.care@ubd.edu.bn

The Centre for Advanced Research (CARe) was established in 2013 in response to calls by His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu'izzaddin Waddaulah, the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam and Chancellor of UBD at the 25th UBD Convocation Ceremony. In his Titah, His Majesty highlighted the crucial roles the Centre will play with regard to developing impactful research on national issues, as well as to building international recognition for the university.

The Centre welcomes commissioned projects from both public and private sectors. We provide a collaborative platform for researchers from different disciplines to work together on several overlapping research areas pertinent to the research clusters, including, but not limited to:

RESEARCH CLUSTER RESEARCH AREAS
YOUTH AND THE ECONOMY
  • Education
  • Mobility
  • Employment
  • Social behaviour
WELFARE AND POVERTY
  • Income disparity and wealth distribution
  • State subsidies and pension
  • Philanthropy and charity
  • Disability and accessibility
HEALTH AND AGING
  • Workplace health
  • Lifestyle related illnesses
  • Elderly health and palliative care
  • Psychological and physical well-being